NIGHTLIFE: Ginger & the Hoosier Daddys perform at Hip Kitty
CASA DE SALSA: 415 W. Foothill Blvd. This is a restaurant that offers weekly live entertainment. 445-1200.
—Thursdays: Michael Ryan and Friends. 6 to 9 p.m.
—Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays: Romantic guitarist Vicente Victoria. 5 p.m.
—Sundays: Mariachi San Pedro. Brunch. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
EUREKA CLAREMONT: 580 W. First St., Claremont. Open from 11 a.m. to midnight Sunday through Thursday; closes at 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday. “Hoppy” Hour daily from 2 to 6 p.m. 445-8875.
—Mondays: Local Mondays featuring $3 Dale Bros. Brewery pints.
—Tuesdays: 50 percent off all wines by the glass.
—Wednesdays: Steal-the-Glass craft beer of the week. Meet the brewer first Wednesday of every month.
—Thursday, January 9: All Tito’s Vodka drinks $2 off and Eureka Thursday Night Music featuring Black Bear & The Cheyenne Autumn Band (folk).
THE FOLK MUSIC CENTER: 220 Yale Ave., Claremont Village.
—Open mic night, the last Sunday of every month. Sign-up begins at 6 p.m.; performances run from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Admission is $1. Info: 624-2928 or www.folkmusiccenter.com.
FLAPPERS COMEDY: 540 W. First St., Claremont Packing House. 18+. Show times: Friday at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., Saturday at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m and Sunday at 7 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online or at the door.
—Friday, January 3: Kareem Matthews. 8 p.m. and 10 p.m.
—Saturday, January 4: Kareem Matthews. 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
—Sunday, January 5: Two Milk Minimum. 4:30 p.m. Silly Sundays Open Mic/Auditions. 9:00 p.m.
—Wednesday, January 8: First timer Funnies. 8 p.m.
—Thursday, January 9: First Timer Funnies. 8 p.m.
—Friday, January 10: K-von from Showtime and MTV’s Disaster Date. 8 p.m. and 10 p.m.
—Saturday, January 11: K-von from Showtime and MTV’s Disaster Date. 8 p.m. and 10 p.m.
—Sunday, January 19: Two Milk Minimum. 4:30 p.m. Silly Sundays Open Mic/Auditions. 9:00 p.m.
HIP KITTY JAZZ & FONDUE: 502 W. First St., Claremont Packing House. Tuesday through Sunday, 5:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. Live jazz every night. Admission: Two-drink minimum. Info: 447-6700 or www.hipkittyjazz.com.
—Friday, January 3: Ginger & the Hoosier Daddys (jazz/swing). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, January 4: Gina Saputo & the George Kahn Band (jazz) 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Sunday, January 5: GrooveSession (funk/jam). 7 p.m.
—Tuesday, January 7: Beat Cinema 7 p.m.
—Wednesday, January 8: Open Jam with Geno’s Standard Band (jazz/swing). 8 p.m.
—Thursday, January 9: Suit & Skirt. 7 p.m.
—Friday, January 10: Rumble King (swing/blues). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, January 11: Little A & The Allnighters (blues). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
THE PRESS RESTAURANT: 129 Harvard Ave., Claremont Village. Thursday through Saturday until 2 a.m. Live DJ every Thursday at 11 p.m. 21 and over after 9 p.m. Standing room only after 9:30 p.m. No cover. 625-4808.
—Friday, January 3: Kansas City Bankroll (Guitar Rock). 10 p.m.
—Saturday, January 4: The Duelords and Mick Rhodes and The Hard 8 (rock). 10 p.m.
—Sunday, January 5: Piano Sunday (Patrick Vargas). 6 p.m. Super Awesome Open Mic. Night. 9:30 p.m.
—Tuesday, January 7: King Trivia Night. 9:30 p.m.
—Wednesday, January 8: Half-off wine Wednesday featuring music by Joe Atman. 9:30 p.m.
—Thursday, January 9: Teryn Re (jazz). 8:30 p.m. followed by DJ Chris L. at 11 p.m.
—Friday, January 10: New Manners (indie/rock). 10 p.m.
—Saturday, January 11: Mothers of Fut (post punk) 10 p.m.
PIANO PIANO: 555 W. Foothill Blvd., Claremont. Live dueling piano show times: Wednesday and Thursday, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.; Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. 21 and over. $5 cover charge on Fridays and Saturdays after 8 p.m. (no cover charge with student ID). 547-4266.
—Tuesdays: Taco Tuesday with $1 tacos, $2 Coronas and $3 margaritas. Rock the mic or jam with the band.
—Wednesdays: “Rockstar Karaoke.” Rock the mic or jam with the band. $2 Bud Lights and $4 Vodka Rockstars. 9 p.m.
WALTER’S RESTAURANT: 310 Yale Ave., Claremont. VIP and fire pit lounge open from 7 to 10 p.m. Happy hour specials are only valid in the bar and lounge areas. 767-2255.
—Margarita Mondays: $2 house margaritas, $3 house wine, $3 delirium tremens and $3 bolawnies.
—Tequila Tuesdays: $2 house tequila, $3 house wine, $3 Coronas and $3 nachos.
—Whiskey Wednesdays: $2 house scotch or bourbon, $3 house wine, $3 Stella and $3 bruschetta.
—Thirsty Thursdays: Half-off all drinks and appetizers all evening.
—Finest Fridays: $2 house vodka, $3 Pomona Queen, Green Flash and Hanger 24. Plus $3 house wine, $4 nachos and $6 classic burger and fries all evening. Kimera performs Gypsy Kings-style music.
—Saturdays and Sundays: $3 Bloody Marys, mimosas and Afghan fries from opening to closing. Live jazz music is performed on weekends.
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